Trans Canada, the pipeline developers, held a safety information session at Carp Agricultural Hall, while members of environmental group Ecology Ottawa handed out pamphlets outside warning about the dangers of oil spills.
Carmon Creek, a large in-situ oilsands plant that would have used the latest environmental technology and involved 1,000 construction jobs, is just one of many pipeline projects scuttled by vulnerable regulatory processes.
Renfrew County and West Carleton residents and fire officials are being given an opportunity to discuss pipeline safety in meetings in Carp and Renfrew Dec. 9-10.
FREDERICTON – A possible implementation of a tax on carbon is one of many options the premier of New Brunswick is considering when it comes to fighting climate change.
The new Liberal government in Ottawa is clarifying its stance on the federal review of the Energy East pipeline, saying it will come up with a "transition strategy" while it rewrites national rules.
A federal judge ordered Anadarko Petroleum Corp to pay a $159.5 million civil fine reflecting its stake in the Gulf of Mexico well whose 2010 blowout caused the largest U.S. offshore oil spill.